Elizabeth A. Douglas, Esq.
Founding Attorney & CEO
“We all face challenges that may seem impossible to overcome at times, so it’s important to remember that surrender is never an option. It takes persistence and determination to conquer challenges, but we must embrace the struggle, overcome it, and savor the deep sense of accomplishment that comes with never giving up.”
– Elizabeth A. Douglas, Esq.
As the founder of the Douglas Family Law Group, Elizabeth Douglas is a visionary attorney who has built a reputation as a fierce advocate for her clients. She leads a dynamic team of legal
professionals who share her passion for delivering exceptional results for clients facing complex family law and divorce matters. Elizabeth’s innovative and educational approach to her cases has earned her recognition as one of the most highly acclaimed family law and divorce attorneys in the industry.
With her extensive experience and unwavering dedication to excellence, Elizabeth takes on challenging cases and achieves remarkable and impactful results for her clients. She understands the unique challenges that individuals and families face during divorce or separation proceedings and provides guidance and support through every step of the legal process.
Elizabeth’s commitment to her clients’ satisfaction is unmatched. Her relentless pursuit of excellence and dedication to helping her clients achieve the life they envision for their next chapter, are closely intertwined. She is a certified mediator and a trial attorney who is unafraid to push the envelope in the courtroom. Her attention to detail has earned her numerous accolades for her legal work, including being selected to the Rising Stars list in 2014, 2015, and 2016, and the Super Lawyers list in 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023. She is a valued member of the Executive Committee of the New York State Bar Association’s family law section and serves as co-chair of the surrogacy, family court, domestic violence, and diversity committees.
Elizabeth is an authority in the legal industry, setting the standard for how people divorce and thrive.
She is a valued member of the Executive Committee of the New York State Bar Association’s family law section, serving as co-chair of the surrogacy, family court, domestic violence, and diversity committees.
Elizabeth, a native New Yorker, is a car enthusiast with a particular passion for AMG engines, and Formula One racing. She has a deep appreciation for culture, travel, elegant global cuisine, art, and luxurious experiences. When she is not speaking at events or working with clients, she enjoys rock climbing, snowboarding, cycling, hiking, and other adventure sports.
Her commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of her clients and the community at large is a testament to her passion and dedication to the law.
- Pace University School of Law, JD
- University of Miami, Political Science, and Marketing, English and Advertising (Cum Laude)
- New York State Bar Association- Member of Executive Committee Family Law Section
- Westchester County Bar Association
- New York State Trial Lawyers Association
- New York County Lawyers Association
- Connecticut Bar Association
- Fairfield County Bar Association